Greater Port Macquarie - What's On
NSW Junior State Touch Competition 2014Featured Event
Greater Port Macquarie is excited to be hosting the NSW Junior State Touch Competition again this year, the world's largest weekend touch football competition.
More than 300 teams are expected to compete in the event which will bring around 12,000 competitors and spectators to the Hastings.
The first Junior State cup was held in 1996, Penrith Touch Association hosted the first Junior State Cup. 8 divisions contested the 1996 Junior State Cup, Under 12's - 14's - 16's - 18's Boy's & Girl's in 2002 NSWTA added the Under 10's.
The Junior State Cup has grown to be the largest Touch tournament in the world, in 2009 there were over 52 Clubs, 301 teams, 4,153 players, 319 Referees and 100's of volunteers, the competitions are conducted over two full days with 784 games being played. In 2012 there were 311 teams and still growing.
If you are at this great event don't forget to visit www.portmacquarieinfo.com.au/facebook or mention @PMQTourism or #PortMacquarie in your tweet!
Do you need assistance with finding somewhere to stay? Greater Port Macquarie Visitor Information Centre are available to help you. For all your accommodation bookings and enquiries Call 1300 303 155 (within Australia only) or +61 2 6581 8000 (outside Australia), or visit the destination website www.portmacquarieinfo.com.au or Wotif
Venue:Tuffins Lane Sports Field
Port Macquarie 2444
Phone: 02 65 81 8111
Facilities: disabled access, parking available, public telephones
General Enquiries:Robert Summers
NSW Touch Association
Phone: 02 9558 9333 or 0407 497 806